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American Flame Flower, Carpet Plant
Episcia cupreata


Green to bronze colored leaves with a metalic sheen; slender stems with plantlets on the ends; tubular flowers which are graceful; bloom period variable.

Plant Form or Habit: cascading

Plant Use: hanging basket

Exposure: medium

Flower Color: white, yellow, red, blue

Blooming Period:

Height: trailing

Width: diameter of the pot

Foliage Texture: medium

Heat Tolerance: medium

Water Requirements: medium

Additional Comments: Plant is attractive both in and out of bloom; pinch back after flowering to encourage full growth; keep slightly damp.


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